Ahmad Javed appointed as Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
While reports of his likely appointment as the Ambassador to Saudi Arabia had been doing the rounds for over a month, official confirmation came Friday with the Ministry of External Affair (MEA) making an announcement.
“Ahmad Javed has been appointed has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He is expected to take up his assignment shortly,” the Ministry of External Affair press release stated.
A 1980-batch IPS officer, Javed is scheduled to retire on January 31, 2016. According to official sources, the officer will serve his term before embarking on his new assignment. Read More